Keep your Hands off our foxes

| March 18, 2011

Conservative MP Greg Hands is at it again, in his ongoing attempt to have foxes reclassified as vermin so that councils would be able to organise culls. Hands originally asked much the same question in 2006 (and indeed he received much the same answer). At present, there is nothing stopping individual landowners dealing with “problem [...]

Cheeky fox steals the limelight

| March 14, 2011

England’s rugby team acquired a new mascot for their match against Scotland at Twickenham yesterday; a cheeky fox who paraded up and down the pitch before the match. The BBC have footage of the fox’s moment of fame (probably only available to those of you in the UK, sorry): http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport1/hi/rugby_union/9423677.stm